Best Things To Do in Nanaimo, Canada

Whether you're visiting Nanaimo for a few days or are a localite, Nanaimo is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Nanaimo. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Nanaimo. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Nanaimo. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Nanaimo keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Nanaimo listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Nanaimo which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Nanaimo will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Nanaimo recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Nanaimo

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Nanaimo that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 11 Things To Do in Nanaimo
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    The Network Hub - Nanaimo Image
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    Address: 256 Wallace St #120, Nanaimo, BC V9R 5B3, Canada

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
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    Scott Miller

    Excellent service. I used the Network Hub as a mail forward service. I gotta say....way better than Canada Post. I had packages and mail delivered while we were in transition between properties. The b...

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  2. #2 of 11 Things To Do in Nanaimo
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    Wildplay, Nanaimo Image
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    Address: 35 Nanaimo River Rd, Nanaimo, BC V9X 1S5, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
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    Brad Gunther

    Had lots of fun courses are challenging but safe. 11 yr old kids were excited and had fun. Will come back again. Staff were very friendly and helpful they wanted you to have a good time.

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  4. #4 of 11 Things To Do in Nanaimo
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    Address: 400 Duke Point Hwy, Nanaimo, BC V9X 1H6, Canada

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    Vectronnn

    BC ferries do not seem to take their job seriously and have basically endangered peoples lives by leaving them to sit in a frozen parking lot overnight. They have an extortion racket to try to get 20...

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  5. #5 of 11 Things To Do in Nanaimo
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    Address: Departure Bay, Nanaimo, BC, Canada

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    Md J

    Excellent park-beach to take little kids out. One can walk or sit to watch boats go by. Only negative is off leash dogs and limited parking.

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    Address: 1029-1031 Morningside Dr, Nanaimo, BC V9T 1N5, Canada

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    Kat Crow

    The parking lot is not worth five stars but the point is. So many nooks and crannies to explore. Wild fovglove growing out of the rock walls. Deep woods. Rocky beach. Bike trails. Bring a picnic and...

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  8. #8 of 11 Things To Do in Nanaimo
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    Address: 1055 Morningside Dr, Nanaimo, BC V9T 1N5, Canada

    Timings: 07:00 am - 11:00 pm Details
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    Mark Lewis

    This park has a little of everything... Several different types of vegetation and shore areas in a relatively small space. Low tide reveals even more to explore. Great views of the Sunshine Coast and ...

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  9. #9 of 11 Things To Do in Nanaimo
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    Address: 4700 N Island Hwy, Nanaimo, BC V9T 1W6, Canada

    Timings: 24-hrs Details
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    Nabeel Yoaeel

    Lovely hotel. Nice large room, very clean, friendly staff and obviously, right on the lake. We went and sat out on the dock after dark and it was very pretty and peaceful. Beds were comfy Would stay h...

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Activities And Tours

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